Christopher Tenggren, vice chairman of the 2016 IAR REALTORS® Political Involvement Committee (RPIC) and a broker for RE/MAX Great American North in St. Charles, will receive a 2015 EverGreen Award at the NAR REALTORS® Conference & Expo in San Diego on Nov. 14.
This year, Tenggren and another EverGreen Award recipient from Texas will be honored at the EverGreen Reception, and it will be conducted jointly with ABR® and SRES® designees.
Tenggren, who joined the RPAC Hall of Fame in 2013, participated in the first NAR Green Designation program in 2009. He has been an active member of the NAR Green REsource Council and played an important role in making the MLS green through his work with the Midwest Real Estate Data’s MLS Green Committee.
He works with builders in the western suburbs of Chicago, encouraging them to use green practices with new home construction and remodeling projects. He also lives in an Energy-Star-Certified Home custom-built for his family in 2006.
Tenggren has served on numerous IAR committees since 2003. In 2016, he’s on seven committees including RPIC.